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News in Brief 3 July 2018
Africa: Botswana: Internet funding - Paratus Botswana and Bank Gaborone are to offer financing options for Internet via satellite (VSAT). Paratus Botswana's Managing Director Shawn Bruwer says it now ...(more)

News in Brief 27 June 2018
Africa: Africa: 10 million SVoD subs forecast - Digital TV Research forecasts that there will be some 9.99 million SVoD subscribers across 35 Sub-Saharan Africa countries by 2023, up from 1.56 million...(more)

News in Brief 13 June 2018
Africa: Egypt: Bill shock - Parliament has now passed the development fee bill which will be applied to the billing for mobile lines and consumption. The bill has categorised mobile services as recrea...(more)

News in Brief 6 June 2018
Africa: Afria: Increased capacity - SES is now able to offer greater global capacity through the expanded O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) constellation. The Ka-band satellites orbit at approximately 8,00...(more)

News in Brief 30 May 2018
Africa: Africa: Google challenge - The first African Google Impact Challenges has been launched in Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria. USD 2 million is being offered in grants in each country to non-prof...(more)

News in Brief 23 May 2018
Africa: Botswana: Cable certification - Paratus Botswana is training its staff for its certified Molex Network Installers programme; a 25-year warranty is provided on the associated products and insta...(more)

News in Brief 16 May 2018
Africa: Cameroon: Dues discussed - On 7 May 2018 Cameroon Mobile Telecommunications' (Camtel) Director-General David Nkotto Emane had a meeting with Caisse Nationale de Prevoyance Sociale' (CNPS) Alai...(more)

News in Brief 9 May 2018
Africa: Algeria: Fire damage - On 3 May 2018 a fire broke out at the Algeria Telecom transmission centre for the wilaya of Bejaia, located in the city centre of the capital. AT said that physical dama...(more)

News in Brief 2 May 2018
Africa: Africa: Broadband heavyweight - Eutelsat Communications has named Jean-Claude Tshipama as its new head of Broadband in Africa to promote satellite broadband connectivity. Tshipama was Celtel's...(more)

News in Brief 25 April 2018
Africa: Africa: Asian funding - MFS Africa has completed a USD 4.5 million round of funding round which will allow the remittance provider it to grow in existing markets, develop merchant services and...(more)

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